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Installing Windows 7 on a New PC

Product Name: Business PC
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)

I’m planning on loading Windows 7 on my new Business PC are there any settings I need to change? What do I need to know?

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Re: Installing Windows 7 on a New PC

Hey Bill,

 

Windows 7 can be installed on some of the newer business PCs. There are some requirements and settings you should be aware of.

  • First, you cannot install Windows 7 on a computer with a 7th generation processor.
  • You'll need to either change the TPM version on the PC or install a hotfix from Microsoft.
  • You must use legacy mode (non-UEFI) in the BIOS.
  • You need your own copy of Windows 7 and a license for Windows 10 Professional.

You can find steps and more information at http://www.hp.com/support/Windows7and10TPMFAQ

 

Thanks,
Wes

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Re: Installing Windows 7 on a New PC

Hey Bill,

 

Windows 7 can be installed on some of the newer business PCs. There are some requirements and settings you should be aware of.

  • First, you cannot install Windows 7 on a computer with a 7th generation processor.
  • You'll need to either change the TPM version on the PC or install a hotfix from Microsoft.
  • You must use legacy mode (non-UEFI) in the BIOS.
  • You need your own copy of Windows 7 and a license for Windows 10 Professional.

You can find steps and more information at http://www.hp.com/support/Windows7and10TPMFAQ

 

Thanks,
Wes


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Re: Installing Windows 10 on a New PC

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Thank you 

 

i fix my problem.

 

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hello 

 

thank 4 your reply 

 

let me pu you in my context

 

i have sccm 2012 and i have a HP Prodesk 600 G2  mt a brand new pc  and i want to create a wim windows 10 images because i have to deploy windows 10 in 15 pcs same.

 

i compile the laucher in a usb and i always have a error when i start creating the wim win10 in the sysprep phase.

 

Is there somthing i must do before.

 

yhanck 4 your help

 

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